Brazil's CSN posts 250.4 mln reais net loss in 3rd-qtr
RIO DE JANEIRO Nov 14 (Reuters) - Brazilian steelmaker Cia Siderurgica Nacional SA posted a net loss of 250.4 million reais ($97.1 million) in the third quarter according to a Friday securities filing, below both analyst forecasts and the same period last year.
A Reuters poll of four analysts had forecast earnings of 85.5 million reais. CSN posted a net profit of 503 million reais in the quarter last year.
($1 = 2.58 reais) (Reporting by Stephen Eisenhammer Editing by W Simon)
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